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Now Alex Jones Has A Problem with CNN’s Bathrooms

Following his over-the-top interview with Piers Morgan the other night, radio talk show host and second amendment advocate Alex Jones gloated about making a CNN producer cry, he explained why he didn’t wear a jacket: “I don’t respect that show,” and why he’s got a problem with the bathrooms at the Time Warner Center in New York, home to CNN studios.

“When I was at CNN a decade ago, it was glistening,” he said on his radio show Tuesday. “It looks like Hitler’s bunker… torn-up carpet, feces all over the wall and on the floor in the bathroom. It’s rotting. It literally looked like a gas station bathroom in the worst part of town. It was rotting and those people were in hell.”

On his show last night, Morgan took up the topic of gun control legislation with a panel including Buzz Bissinger, Abby Huntsman, and Gloria Allred. And that got some reaction from Jones on Twitter, when Bissinger joked to Morgan, “Challenge Alex Jones to a boxing match, show up with a semi-automatic that you got legally, and pop him.”

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Who Called Glenn Beck a ‘biological android’ and Fox News ‘alternative media for old people’?

In a wide-ranging feature story this week, New York magazine profiles professional conspiracy-theorist Alex Jones.

Jones, who hosts a radio show and manages a number of websites, is an outspoken believer in most conspiracy theories, spanning both the  left-wing (9/11 trutherism) and right wing (FEMA concentration camps) varieties.

Jones’ efforts to break into the mainstream media are a major narrative in the story. In particular, his dislike for Fox News host Glenn Beck–who he accuses of stealing his shtick– plays a big part:

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